Introduction to culture and media studies 724

Module code LCC 724
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Module content

Not offered in 2014                                                                                                          In this introductory module the path-breaking theoretical texts of leading schools of thought and theoreticians in the field of culture and media study will be studied. Questions will be asked about key concepts such as 'culture', 'media',  “communication”, “Marxism”, “structuralism”, “feminism” and “postcolonialism” and their historical roots. The evolution of these approaches to culture and media as well as current developments in the field of study will be explored.

Module credits 20.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 1 lecture per week
Language of tuition Double Medium
Academic organisation Afrikaans
Period of presentation Semester 1

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